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The United States and India: A History Through Archives
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The United States and India: A History Through Archives
The Later Years: Volume 1

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January 2011 | 528 pages | SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd
Declassified documents arguably offer a premier vantage for understanding global governance, current security concerns, and the international market. While the first volume dealt with India—US bilateral relations during the 'Formative Years', this two-part volume focuses on the 'Later Years': the Lyndon B Johnson—Richard M Nixon years (1965–1972), a time when cold war politics had set in, and cold war alliances were evolving in both blocs.

These selected documents are collected from the Presidential Libraries (Roosevelt–Carter), White House Papers, National Security Council, Office of Strategic Services, Central Intelligence Agency, and Foreign Relations archives.

The two books explore the following topics chronologically: American Interests Abroad; U.S. Foreign Economic Assistance in the Developing World: Market, Military, Geopolitics and Food; India's foreign policy; bilateral relations with the Soviet Union; bilateral relations with China and the 1962 war; bilateral relations with Pakistan and the 1965 war; U.S. military aid; and India's Nuclear Program. This Volume begins with a general introduction of US foreign policy, and includes three chapters that examine India and the US as actors.

US Foreign Policy: An Olive Branch and Arrows  
American Interests Abroad: Men, Material, and Market  
US Foreign Economic Assistance in the Developing World: Market, Military, Geopolitics, and Food  
India at Home and Abroad  
The Soviet Union  
China  
Pakistan  
India and Pakistan : 1965 Kashmir  
Military Aid and Kashmir  
India and US Arms  
Nuclear Weapons and Nuclear Energy  
Bibliography  
Index  

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ISBN: 9788132104704
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